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In case you are not aware - you can subscribe to NBU notifications over here: Hopefully NBU 9 will be added to the list soon.

Marianne by Moderator
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Upgrading clients to 7.7.3 using LiveUpdate

Hi I'm wanting to use LiveUpdate to upgrade NetBackup clients from version to 7.7.3 Apparently this 'major/minor' upgrade is now a supported route using LiveUpdate for clients:- "With NetBackup 7.1 and later, NetBackup LiveUpdate supports ...

Request for Information

Looking for comparisons, please post your KB/Sec for a full backup of 4TB and if it was LAN or SAN Transport.  Also what is the best KB/SEC you have seen your system generate. Our old system could do 3 TB in 7hours   Thanks  

Ivano by Level 2
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NetBackup Appliance SMTP configuration

Hello All, We are using NetBackup Appliance 5230 OS:RHEL 6.x and netbackup version We have configured SMTP alerts on appliance level for hardware and software . We have few custom scripts which we run in maintainence mode. We would like to ...

status 54 error

Hi all I am having a status 54 error on my netbackup client (solaris 10 10/8) master is SUSE Linux 10 server in the bp.conf file there are two media servers in bp.conf file on client  whose names are not being resolved by  DNS one media serve is not...

nmour92 by Level 3
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Backup failing with error 58

Hi All, I am facing issue on 1 client.Backups are failing with error 58. bptestbpcd command also getting failed with error 25. For this client, sql backup is congigured. Telnet is working fine from master to client and vice versa on ports 1556, 13...

bpstart_notify fails when there is any output?

I am trying to configure NetBackup client on an RHEL 7.2 machine. I made a bpstart_notify script that calls another script. The other script makes a database snapshot and outputs its progress as it goes along. But, it seems that when any output comes...

Resolved! bmr restore from a different date

i have bmr image with two dates: one in Dec 2015 and another in Jun 2016 last night, i managed to restore the Jun 2016 fine. my issue is, how do you tell the restore to select the Dec 2015 image? because when i restored last night it automatically s...

manatee by Level 6
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Resolved! Virtual Media Server / Backup Host + Hot Add OST over FC

Hi guys, do you know if OST over FC is supported for virtual Media Server/Backup Host in VMWare? The only note I found about this is in the NetBackup-7x-in-virtual-environments_Feb_03_2016_update documentation: Virtual media server The NetBackup m...

25 TB Windows Drive Backup

Hello All We have a physical Windows 2008R2 server with a 25TB hard drive and it is just about full.  I was reading that best practices would be to carve that drive up into separate policies based on directories.  So drive S: has 12 directories and ...

erose by Level 3
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Regarding VMware Backup Policy

Hi All, Anybody is having insight about the VMware type policy using the VIP query method as I saw in a technote but now I am not able to found .   Kindly route me any technote regarding this    Rohit

RohitNayal by Level 5
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tpautoconf -replace_drive doesn't stick

I replace drives in my SL8500 library. These LTO5 drives are shared with SSO over three or four Solaris media servers. Historically, I run tpautoconf -report_disc and the drive shows as missing, with a new drive at the bottom, and the missing and ne...

Resolved! Problem adding new LTO drive to Library

Hi, I just added new LTO7 Drive to my library HPE MSL 4048 I'm having problems to configure it because NetBackup recognizes it but I do not know how to force some tapes to load in LTO7 and another ones to load in LTO6 I created a new volume pool t...

MikelSS by Level 3
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Netapp tape drive limitations??

Hi, Is there any limitations in configuring tape drives in netapp simillar to EMC Isilon (4 LTO4 - for 1 acc node) or we can configure n number of drives?

NBU_10 by Level 2
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No Expiration date showing for images

Hello, I am trying to run "Image on Disk" report wherein the report does not show "Experition Date/Time". But when i do "bpimagelist -backupid" for one of the image it shows expiration time. There are about 100 images which not showing Expiration ti...

PatS729 by Level 5
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Netbackup Put Down Drives

Hi!!! I Have a netbackup with a scalar i500 with 6 LTO5 drives, 4 off them work fine but the other two netbackup put down, when i tried to put up again netbackup put down again when trie to use the drive. However if i check the i500 the drive...

junka by Level 3
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Resolved! Run Post command on Client Linux

Hi Everyone. I need help with Netbackup. I need to run a Linux command after running a backup job. Example: I need to delete the file that has been backed up with my NetBackup job on Linux System The NetBackup core using 7.6.1 on Windows System. ...

Ihqbal by Level 3
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OpsCenter to Opscenter Analytics

Hi, I have two Opscenter Server, recently my client bought opscenter analitycs  My question is: Should I need to install opscenter Analytics on another server (a new one) and then join those opscenter servers into opscenter Analytics console?? O...

AndresV by VIP
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